Voice, Activism, and Democracy Symposium

Voice, Activism, and Democracy Symposium

March 19, 2019 | 9:30 am, 11:00 am, 2:00 pm | Maple Room, EUC

Join grassroots activists, political leaders, UNCG scholars, and employees working to advance democracy in roundtable discussions of current community and social justice programs. Special guests will share insights and suggestions for how young people can communicate and take action as citizens, volunteers, and employees. All are invited to submit ideas to Greensboro Participatory Budgeting.

Guest Speakers

  • Ashley Allen, Early Childhood Worker Advocate
  • Brian Clarey, Publisher Triad City Beat
  • Cris Damasceno, Professor
  • Amanda Lehmert, City of GSO Communications
  • Etsuko Kinefuchi, Professor
  • Lewis Pitts, Retired Civil Rights Lawyer
  • Ed Whitfield, F4DC Co-Managing Director
  • Devonte Wilson, NC Young Democrats

Please contact Sonia Martin at slmartin@uncg.edu or 336-334-5833 at least one week prior to the event to request disability accommodations.